Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies


6889 Rowland Rd
Eden Prairie, MN55344
United States
(952) 540-4050
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Private Foundation
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Multiple Discrete Program Areas or Departments
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Individual Artists
Arts Organizations
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The Philanthropies serves as the umbrella over three grantmaking organizations founded by Margaret A. Cargill, all with a common vision: To provide meaningful assistance and support to society, the arts, the environment and all living things. The Foundation, created upon Ms. Cargill’s death in 2006, has programs reflecting her passions and priorities, including the environment; the arts; services to families, children and the elderly; disaster-related relief, recovery, and development; planned health; and animal welfare.